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Short Format Films
by Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
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From the Library of Congress website: Representing the beheading of Mary, Queen of Scots. A realistic reproduction of an historic scene. -
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Silent Films
by Lumière
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"The Sea" Swimming in the Sea (aka Lumiere No. 11) is an approximately 40-second long actuality of four boys and a woman running down a small, makeshift pier and diving in the ocean. Country: France Release Date: France 28 December 1895 (Paris) UK 20 February 1896 (London) Finland 28 June 1896 Also Known As (AKA) Baignade en mer France (original title) Hafvet Finland (Swedish title) La mer (undefined) Meri Finland (informal title) Meri ihmeellisine kylpykuvauksineen Finland Sea...
Topics: Lumière, Short, Documentary, Sea
Silent Films
by Lumière
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"Fishing for Goldfish" A man holds a child of about 10 or 11 months so the child can stand on a table and look down into a large clear goldfish bowl, nearly full of water, with two goldfish swimming in it. The child, dressed in a white gown with a white cap, makes an occasional grab for a fish. The fish evade the child. Written by jhailey Country: France Filming Locations: Lyon, Rhône, Rhône-Alpes, France Production Co: Lumière
Topics: Lumière, Short, Documentary, Fish, Baby
Silent Films
by Louis Lumière
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A man opens the big gates to the Lumière factory. Through the gateway and a smaller doorway beside it, workers are streaming out, turning either left or right. Most of them are women in ...
Topics: 1895, silent movies, old movies, short movie, Louis Lumière